Dr. Ralph Parker, MD

Dr. Ralph Parker, MD

General Surgery  ·  
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Age 54
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Dr. Ralph Parker, MD is a general surgery specialist in Flower Mound, TX and has been practicing for 23 years. He graduated from University Of Texas Southwestern Medical Center At Dallas in 1990 and specializes in general surgery.Read his story

4370 Medical Arts Dr Ste 200

Flower Mound, TX 75028

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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No malpractice claims found for Texas
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Parker's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Inguinal Hernia
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Parker treats Inguinal Hernia more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Parker treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Cholecystitis and Gallstones
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Parker treats Cholecystitis and Gallstones more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Parker treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acute Cholecystitis
  • Cholecystitis
  • Gallstones
Umbilical Hernia
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Parker treats Umbilical Hernia more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Parker treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Parker's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abdominal Hernia
Abdominal Mass Biopsy
Abdominal Pain
Abscess
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
Appendectomy, Open
Appendicitis
Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
Benign Tumor
Biopsy
Biopsy of Affected Tissue
Biopsy of Breast
Breast Cancer
Breast Diseases
Breast Lump
Breast Surgical Procedure
Cancer
Carcinoma in Situ
Cholecystitis
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Cholelithiasis
Colectomy
Colon and Rectal Surgery
Colon Surgery
Complete Nephrectomy With Robotic Assistance
Cyst Incision and Drainage
da Vinci® Gallbladder Removal
da Vinci® Robotic Surgery
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Esophageal Surgery
Excision of Breast Tumor
Excision of Cyst
Excision of Skin Lesion
Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
Excisional Biopsy
Gallbladder Diseases
Gallbladder Removal
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
Gastroenterology Procedures
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Gastrotomy
Hernia
Hernia Repair
Hidradenitis
Hyperparathyroidism
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Incisional Hernia
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Inguinal Hernia
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
Intestinal Abscess
Intestinal Diseases
Intestinal Obstruction
Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
Kidney Surgery
Laparoscopic Splenectomy
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Laparotomy
Lipomas
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Mastectomy
Muscle Biopsy
Nerve Biopsy
Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
Paracentesis
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
Port Placements or Replacements
Renal Transplant and Nephrectomy
Secondary Malignancies
Second-Degree Burns
Single Incision Gallbladder Removal
Skin Biopsy
Skin Cancer
Soft Tissue Mass Biopsy
Soft Tissue Sarcoma
Splenectomy
Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
Stomach Diseases
Surgical Biopsy
Temporal Artery Biopsy
Thoracentesis
Thyroid Surgery
Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
Ulcer
Ulcerative Colitis
Umbilical Hernia
Ventral Hernia
Wound Repair

About Me

Care Philosophy

Our primary goal is to provide our patients with prompt, courteous and professional care. We strive to make sure we spend enough time with every patient to be certain they understand their condition and their options.

Specialties

  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • 1995
    St Paul Med Center
    Residency Hospital
    1995
  • 1991
    St Paul Med Center
    Internship Hospital
    1991
  • 1990
    University Of Texas Southwestern Medical Center At Dallas
    Medical School
    1990
  • 1986
    Southern Methodist
    Undergraduate School
    1986

Awards

  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Texas Monthly Super Doctors, Multiple y

Dr. Parker's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Parker

4.7

Based on 45 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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2 Stars
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(1)
1 Star
6.666666666666667%
(3)

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Dr. Parker is an excellent surgeon. He took as much time as I needed pre-op to fully explain my procedure and the reason for it, as well as post-op to check on how I am doing and ask about possible after effects. His nurse, Candice, is also wonderful to work with.
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Dr Parker did an excellent job in performing my gall bladder surgery. Since I am a cancer survivor I asked more questions than the average patient and Dr Parker was very thorough in his answers. I was off 2 days from work and returned to my regular routine with work and physical exercise in a...Read More
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I entered the hospital through the ER and Dr. Parker was the surgeon on call. I am so thankful he was. He was very kind and considerate of how I felt. He was very thorough in his explanation of the need for surgery and the surgery itself. His follow up was again thorough and informative. I would...Read More
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Very satisfied with all phases of care. Highly recommend Doctor Parker and his team.
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Everything was excellent !!!!!!
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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue HMO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Health Net
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Options PPO
PacifiCare

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